Lynsey Sharp Great Britain & N. Ireland

Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

11 Jul 1990

Height

1.75m

Weight

60kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
0 0 0

Top Performances

Sport Guides

ATHLETICS

Lynsey Sharp GB's Sharp misses 800m final spot

Great Britain's Lynsey Sharp fails to qualify for the women's 800m Olympic final after a seventh-place finish in her semi-final.

9 Aug 12

Lynsey Sharp Sharp misses out on 800m final

Women's 800m

9 Aug 12

Great Britain's Lynsey Sharp finishes seventh in her heat and misses out on the women's 800m Olympic final.

Caster Semenya qualified for the women's 800m semi-finals Semenya and Sharp into 800m semis

Women's 800m

8 Aug 12

South African Caster Semenya is through to the women's Olympic 800m semi-finals, along with Great Britain's Lynsey Sharp.

Lynsey Sharp Sharp in 'great shape' after 800m

Women's 800m

8 Aug 12

Scotland's Lynsey Sharp expressed delight at qualifying for the 800m semi-finals at the Olympics.

Results for Lynsey Sharp

Date Event Rank Mark
9 Aug Women's 800m Semi-finals, Semi-final 1 7 2:01.78
8 Aug Women's 800m Round 1, Heat 4 2 2:01.41

Head to Head

Lynsey Sharp vs Melissa Bishop

Lynsey Sharp

Lynsey Sharp Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

2

London 2012 results

2:01.78 Women's 800m

Height

1.75m (5'9")

Weight

60kg

Age

25

Melissa Bishop

Melissa Bishop Canada flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

1

London 2012 results

2:09.33 Women's 800m

Height

1.73m (5'8")

Weight

59kg

Age

27

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